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Graduate Employment Links to Sandwich Year Work Placements

Ward, Lisa J. (2006) Graduate Employment Links to Sandwich Year Work Placements. In: Changing Student Choices. A Joint Higher Education Academy and Higher Education Careers Service Unit Conference, July, 2006, University of Manchester, UK. (Unpublished)

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Lisa Ward joined the University of Huddersfield to manage a TQEF funded project, Student Employability and Good Practice in Placement Provision . Her first degree in Mathematics included a sandwich placement at Kodak, which sparked her interest in manufacturing and process/quality improvements. Her MSc in Manufacturing Systems Engineering included a thesis on Implementing Statistical Process Control in Tablet Manufacture for Glaxo. Lisa has managed diverse teams as a Service Manager in Local Government and led an all-male team to manufacture precision aerospace components from composite materials. Her career includes Customer Service/Relationship Management, Project, Change and Strategic Management, Budgets, Quality
and IT.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Higher Education Work Placements Students Careers
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Schools: Teaching and Learning Institute
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Depositing User: Lisa Ward
Date Deposited: 20 Aug 2010 10:21
Last Modified: 19 Aug 2015 23:36


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